An Independent
Bookshop on the
Historic Downtown Mall

Offering a curated selection of new books & gifts

New Dominion Bookshop


Located in Historic Downtown Charlottesville, New Dominion Bookshop is the oldest independent bookseller in Virginia. Our collection of new books includes many selections from fiction, nonfiction, and children’s literature.

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If you’d like to order books from New Dominion Bookshop, please click the “Contact” link at the bottom of this page to place your order!

New Dominion Bookshop


February 04 4:00pm

Join us for an afternoon with Mary Llewellyn McNeil in conversation with Caroline Preston.

February 10 7:00pm

Join FLUX Spoken Word and Poetry for an open mic at New Dominion Bookshop.

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Special orders and domestic shipping available, with free gift-wrapping!

New Dominion Bookshop


2022 Holiday List

To round out the year and ring in 2023, we’ve compiled a list of the best new and classic books to read and give this holiday season.

Order Signed Copies of The Boys from Biloxi by John Grisham

The Boys from Biloxi will be out on October 18! Order signed and inscribed copies here.

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